Feb 15, 2013 12:00pm EST
-- www.ncicap.org-->> i am jennifer franciotti. that strange sight over russia becomes dangerous as a meteor slams to the ground and has injured over 1000 people. we have stunning video. >> streaking across an early morning sky, a burst of light and an explosion of sound. these unverified pictures appear to show a russian cities close shave with a meteorite. on the ground, people stunned and unsure of what they had seen were left staring at the thick trail. >> it lasted three, maybe four seconds. >> many were hurt by broken glass. windows popped out. this level of damage is rare, but media rights are -- meteors are common but often burn up as they enter the world atmosphere. the closest reported pat -- meteor will make a path. >> can say there is no chance of it hitting the earth. >> in this part of russian, -- russia, it will be welcome news. scientists say it is not linked. it was a cosmic coincidence. >> quite the coincidence. rob roblin is talking with local nasa scientists about the asteroid and he will have more coming up tonight on 11 news at 5:00 and six o'clock. >> we are talking about th
Feb 7, 2013 12:00pm EST
russia on the line, he was relying on oligarch friends to take the gamble, that a huge success here would make him a truly a world player on the political stage. what will it boost his very tarnished image in the west? that is a race that has yet to be run. back to you. >> now, you're a 11 insta- weather-plus forecast with meteorologist john collins. >> we really have not had a sizable nor'easter develop this winter so far, but one is on the horizon. we are beginning to see the first elements move in the area. activity up in the clouds. this is not hitting the ground, except for a few little sprinkles and flurries down in the mountains. in the great lakes, a combination of either some snow or rain, depending on how far north or south you are. this is a to of the iceberg with what is going to happen in the next 24, 48 hours or so. we have had cloudy skies all morning, kind of holding the temperatures down a bit. south of washington and annapolis, meetings are around 40 degrees. in baltimore, we are in the mid- thirties. the airport is 35, and downtown at the inner harbor, 38 degrees.
Feb 11, 2013 12:00pm EST
leaving russia and it will be dry, just a little breezy and skies begin to clear by 9:00 p.m. and would drop to 44 degrees. we have some active weather. this moisture is coming in out of the gulf of mexico and this will push our way by wednesday night. cold air will meet so it is not just a rain event like today. this one could bring snow. today looks nice, all the showers are heading east and we clear up tonight and sunshine to start tomorrow. then the clouds in place -- increase wednesday and by wednesday night, with a chance for rain and snow and a mix all the difference on where the storm tracks. we will be right on that rain/snow line. it depends where this note -- where the storm goes and whether we see any snow. keep in mind that by valentine's day morning, there could be some snow on the ground for some of you. the forecast for tonight will have clearing skies and it will be a little chilly. most areas will stay above the freezing mark and that takes this into our seven-day forecast -- cooler tomorrow and only on the 30's on wednesday and the next storm system brings the c